WFSBP Awards

WFSBP Awards

Lifetime Achievement Award

The WFSBP Lifetime Achievement Award in Biological psychiatry is intended for senior research scientists (MD, PhD or equivalent), whose lifework has significantly influenced today‘s field of biological psychiatry. This award is open to members and non-members of the WFSBP. It consists of a monetary award of EUR 1,000.

 

2021 Awardees: Robin Emsley, South Africa & Peter Riederer, Germany

Award for Excellence in Education

The WFSBP Award for Excellence in Education acknowledges outstanding and innovative education in biological psychiatry including the implementation of new interactive media. The WFSBP Education prize is open to all WFSBP members who have improved education in all fields of psychiatry. This award consists of a monetary award of EUR 1,000.

2021 Awardee: Simavi Vahip, Turkey                        

Award for Scientific Excellence of the WFSBP Host

The WFSBP Award for Scientific Excellence of the WFSBP Host is dedicated to an outstanding researcher in the field of biological psychiatry originating from the host country of the World Congress of Biological Psychiatry. This award consists of a monetary award of EUR 1,000.

 

2021 Awardee: Gabriele Sachs, Austria                              





Past awardees were (2013 - 2019):

Lifetime Achievement Award

Robert Post, USA (2019)
Dan Stein, South Africa (2019)
Janusz Rybakowski, Poland (2015)
Michael Trimble, UK (2013)
Florian Holsboer, Germany (2013)

Award for Excellence in Education

Florence Thibaut, France (2017)
Philippe Courtet, France and Konstantinos Fountoulakis, Greece (2015)
Saburo Takahashi, Japan (2013)

Research Prize

Matcheri Keshavan, USA (2019)
Eduard Vieta, Spain (2017)
Rupert Lanzenberger, Austria (2015)
Frederico Duarte Garcia, Brazil (2013)

Award for Scientific Excellence of the
WFSBP Host

Glenda MacQueen, Canada (2019)
Stanley Kutcher, Canada (2019)
Per Bech, Denmark (2017)
Mitsumoto Sato, Japan (2013)


Young Investigator Awards 2021

Congratulations to the 2021 Awardees!
 

Frances Adiukwu, Nigeria

Rakshathi Basavaraju, USA

Yvonne Bouter, Germany

Erine Broecker, South Africa

Dominique Endres, Germany

Giuseppe Fanelli, Italy

Adam Fijtman, USA

Dusan Hirjak, Germany

Dhruva Ithal, India

Aishwariya Jha, India

Katarina Kouter, Slovenija

Anna Linda Leutritz, Germany

Alexander Lourdes Samy, Malaysia

Tina Meller, Germany

Marleen Mitschek, Austria

Sachin Nagendrappa, India

Arpit Parmar, India

Ruth Verity Passchier, South Africa

Gayatri Saraf, Canada

Miriam Schiele, Germany

Georgios Schoretsanitis, Switzerland

Bhagyalakshmi M. Shankarappa, India

Navya Spurthi Thatikonda, India

Douglas Teixeira Leffa, Brazil

Lucy Vanes, United Kingdom